CORONAVIRUS: Can I travel to Europe?

As you may know, Coronavirus has spread around the world during the last weeks has provoked some countries to  go into travel ban and take certain measures to try to contain the epidemic, and thus prevent more people from getting infected and sick. Spain, like other European Union countries, has taken steps to try to stop the virus from spreading…

SPAIN DURING THE STATE OF ALARM: A SUMMARY FOR EXPATS

As you may know, the Coronavirus has spread around the world during the last weeks and some countries have proceeded to take measures to try to contain the epidemic and thus prevent more people from getting infected and sick. Spain, like other European Union countries, has taken steps to protect the Spanish population. WHAT MEASURES HAVE BEEN TAKEN BY THE…

My employer filed an ERTE, Now what?

TEMPORARY DISABILITY DUE TO CORONAVIRUS

Is there temporary disability due to Coronavirus for employees who may be affected and who, through the application of existing preventive protocols, are subjected to the corresponding isolation? This is the question that the Social Security has had to resolve. There is a legal loophole: THEY ARE NOT AFFECTED BY AN ACCIDENT OR ILLNESS, but they must be monitored and…

What are my Employee Rights Under COVID-19?

WHAT ARE YOUR EMPLOYEE RIGHTS UNDER COVID-19? In addition to the work permits that may be applicable under the collective agreement applicable in each company or other types of collective agreements, or those that may be issued by the government in the coming days, these are some of the rights that could be exercised by employees in the context of…

GUIDE TO UNDERSTAND TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT MEASURES (ERTE)

Covid-19 and Contractual Compliance

The current health crisis following the outbreak of coronavirus (Covid-19) is not only having an impact on public health, but also on the global economy and the business world. We are therefore facing a new reality with unforeseeable legal and economic consequences, in which companies must be aware that all the measures being taken to contain the virus may interfere…

Special Measures Regarding Tax Matters Due to Covid 19

Recently, the outbreak of COVID-19 took a drastic turn, which has led to a huge change of our everyday lives. Today in Spain, where possible, the Spanish workforce is working from home, affecting markets at every level. In view of the severe situation, the government is currently leaning towards special measures not only in health matters but also in economic…

Digital presentation for immigration applications

All those who have an appointment with the immigration office after March 16th and receive a cancellation of the appointment due to the current sanitary crisis, may submit the Digital presentation for immigration applications for initial residence and/or work permits Due to the crisis that we are suffering because of the expansion of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), those who have an…

What you should know for Spanish tax season 2020

As you already know, Spanish Tax Season starts on April 1st.  We know that being abroad is not always easy regarding the tax obligations. However, we are going to help you to understand if you have the obligation of filing in a tax return, and what do you have to include on it.  WHO HAS TO FILE IN A TAX…